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Top Ten Car Launches Of 2016

What a busy, engaging and even tumultuous year 2016 has been. We have already recognized the truly best with our annual awards programme. But now it is my turn to tell you my pick for the year’s top ten launches in the car market.1. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza Without a doubt the veritable trump card once again has been played ... Read More »

10,000 Balenos To Come Out Of Maruti Suzuki’s New Gujarat Plant

The Maruti Suzuki Baleno is one of the hottest selling cars from the Indian carmakers’ stable. Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) expects to receive around 10,000 units of its premium hatchback Baleno this fiscal from the upcoming Gujarat plant of its parent Suzuki company. The plant will start production in the beginning of 2017. The Hansalpur-based facility in Gujarat is Suzuki ... Read More »

Lexus Cars To Be Launched In India In March 2017; More Details Revealed

We’ve already told you all there is to about brand Lexus coming to India. In fact we gave you an exclusive story too, telling you about the cars that are making their way here as also the strategy the company will adopt as regards India. We’ve already told you about the RX450 and the ES coming to India and we’ve ... Read More »

Next Generation Kia Picanto Sketches Revealed

Kia has revealed some detailed sketches of the next generation Picanto. The Picanto is the smallest and cheapest product from the Korean car maker and this will be the third generation of the popular city car that has a great following in the likes of the British and European markets apart from being a hot seller in the Korean market. ... Read More »

Mahindra To Increase Prices In India By Up To ₹ 26,500 From January 2017

The country’s leading utility vehicle manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra has announced that it will be increasing priced across its model range in India from January 2017. The home-grown auto major plans to hike prices of its vehicles by up to Rs 26,500 as the company looks to partially offset rising input costs. Announcing the price hike Pravin Shah the Chief ... Read More »

Jagmeet Gill And Chandan Sen Win Maruti Suzuki Rally Of Arunachal In The Vitara Brezza

  It was Jagmeet Gill and Chandan Sen in the new Vitara Brezza who conquered the fifth leg of Maruti Suzuki National Super League TSD Rally Championship 2016 (MS-NStrdRC) – Rally of Arunachal concluded in Dambuk. The team covered a total distance of over 700 km from Itanagar to Dambuk to win the title as they competed against a total ... Read More »

Honda Cars India To Increase Prices By Up To 3% From January 2017

Honda Cars India has announced a price hike of up to 3 per cent for all its models effective from January 2017. Apart from year end offers and schemes, December is also the month when carmakers announce price revisions for next year. And Honda Cars is the latest addition to that list. In fact, Honda is the seventh carmaker in ... Read More »

Audi India Appoints Rahil Ansari To Replace Joe King As Head Of Operations

Volkswagen group firm Audi has announced a top management change in India with the appointment of Rahil Ansari as head of the operations here with effect from 1st February 2017. Ansari will take over as Head of Audi India from the incumbent Joe King, who will move back to Audi headquarters in Germany. Commenting on the change, Volkswagen Group Sales ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz To Hike Car Prices In India By Up To 2% Across Model Range

Joining the list of carmaker’s who have announced price revisions this month Mercedes-Benz India has announced its plan to increase car prices in the country by up to 2 per cent, varying across the model range. The price hike will be for the carmaker’s entire model range and will be effective from 1st of January 2017. In a statement released ... Read More »

Hero MotoCorp Crosses 70 Million Sales Milestone

Hero MotorCorp has just rolled out its 70-millionth (7 crore) two-wheeler. The milestone comes in just over 30 years of Hero’s inception as a two-wheeler manufacturer. In comparison, Honda has produced just over 300 million units since its inception in 1948. Hero’s last landmark, 50 million (5 crore) units, came in August 2013 which means that Hero has made over ... Read More »